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is the computer doing >> and pope. >> we begin with an historic accord with iran. is it a good deal? the u.s. says it's a first step to kur - to curtail iran's nuclear program. within hours of the deal the parties contradicted each other on a clean issue. >> there is no right to enrich. everywhere in the agreement it states they can only do that by mutural agreement and nothing is agreed on until everything is agreed on. >> >> translation: it has been written clearly in the text of this agreement that iran will continue its enrichment and, therefore, i announce to the people of iran enrichment will before. >> joining me to make sense of the agreement are ambassador thomas pickering former u.s. ambassador to russia and israel and j matthew mcinnize a resident fellow from an american enterprise institute. they are both here. there's clear disagreement. us-u.n. resolution said enrichment was illegal bay iran. what is going on with this total contradiction between hassan rouhani and kerry? >> let me explain. kerry rightly says there's no right to enrich. it's not written in the agreement. the p
in the middle east. >>> this is free solo climbing or scaling a mountain without a rope. to us non-climbers, the best free soloist in the world will tell us what it's like to climb a mountain with nothing but your bear hands and chalk. welcome to "consider this." new jersey governor chris christie with an historic win in a big blue state. and in virginia agency race it was a suspenseful night with a race between a democrat and a conservative republican. it's where tea partyers got top billing. we'll take a sneak peek of staying power tha , and the seismic shift to the left. i'm joined which jeff warren, and bill snyder, professor at george washington university. they're both in our washington, d.c. studios, and here in studio with me is tom doherty, former senior adviser to george pataki. bill, let's start with you. chris christie, a big win. but when you look at the exit polls in a hypothetical match up to hillary clinton he would lose in his own state. >> it tells us that new jersey is still a blue state, and hillary clinton is still a very popular figure there. look, christie wo
,000. it's been 11 days since the catastrophe - only now are some able to leave. 50 u.s. navy ships and aer plains are taking part in global relief efforts. >> law makers in canada strippeded more power from rob ford. it had bizarre moments, he knocked over a council woman, and he mocked another law-maker. rob ford is refusing to step down. he says heel go to court to get back his authority. >> a deadly plane crash in russia video has been released. it captures the boeing 737 crashing and exploding. all 50 on board were kalilled. those are the headlines "consider this" is up next. >> al jazeera america is the only news channel that brings you live news at the top of every hour. >> here are the headlines at this hour. >> only on al jazeera america. >> every morning from 5 to 9am al jazeera america brings you more us and global news than any other american news channel. find out what happened and what to expect. >> start every morning, every day, 5am to 9 eastern with al jazeera america. determining using some sort of subjective interpretation of their policy as to whether or not your particu
. why are regular pakistani's upset with the u.s. instead of celebrating the death of a mass murderer. why does it seem america issen my number one in pakistan? florida atlantic's football coach forced out for allegedly using drugs. as america's marijuana laws are relaxed should the sports crackdown on pot go up in smoke? are we alone in the universe? scientists found billions of reasons why we may not be. i'm antonio mora. we begin with a poisoned partnership between u.s. and pakistan. a drone strike friday killed taliban leader hakimullah mehsud, before peace talks between the pakistan government and the taliban were supposed to begin. pakistan's interior minister accused the u.s. of tarting not the taliban, but regional piece. >> it was an ambush, not a fire from the front, an ambush. >> in washington, chairman mike rogers was all for taking out hakimullah mehsud. >> he's part of an haka ni network. this was a bad guy. by the way, there's information recently that concerned us about the safety of our troops. i'm a little better for our troops today than i did before this event happ
york: a tentative agreement allows for thousands of u.s. troops to stay in that country until 2024 training and assisting afghan troops. it does not allow troops to take on combat and needs to be approved by a council of elders. the u.s. and other world powers are in geneva discussing the nuclear program. the agreement an limiting the nuclear capability in exchange for easing sanctions is possible. >> the florida congressman that pleaded guilty to drug charges has taken a leave of absence, henry trey raydull was caught buying from an undercover police officer. >> bill clinton was one of 16 given the medal of freedom. others were loretta lynn, ernie banks, and media mooingual oprah winfrey. the medal of freedom was created 16 years ago. >> pat quinn signed into law same-sex marriage legislation. kentucky. explosive details of bomb makers that made their way to the u.s. consider this - how could the american government let them resettle in america? and paul ryan predict an end to the theatrical budget. will they produce one? >> a rod storms out of an appeals hearing. was it a stunt?
says he will not sign a security pact with the u.s. until new conditions are met. he met with the security advisor susan rice in kabul. she urged him to sign a deal allowing the u.s. to remain in afghanistan in 2024. "consider this" is next. and i'll be back later. you can get the latest on aljazeera.com. america's deal with iran gets a mixed review, along with mixed messages from the obama administration and the iranian president. with the two countries not on the same page, what is a deal >> a supreme court decision could mean changes for obamacare. >> last time we saw watson it cleaned up on "jeopardy", what is the computer doing >> and vladimir putin and the pope. >> we begin with an historic accord with iran. is it a good deal? the u.s. says it's a first step to kur -- to curtail iran's nuclear program. within hours of the deal the parties contradicted each other on a clean issue. >> there is no right to enrich. everywhere in the agreement it states they can only do that by mutural agreement and nothing is agreed on until everything is agreed on. >> >> translation:
. >> millions of thanksgiving travellers may face delays. severe weather across parts of the u.s. will affect holiday travel for more than 43 million people. the system carrying rain, snow and sleet. hundreds of flights have been cancelled. >> a conference to lay out a roadmap is scheduled for january 27th. it's not clear whether the syrian government or opposition will attend. the syrian national coalition has dropped conditions that bashar al-assad has stepped down. the sides are far apart. >> afghan president hamid karzai will not sign a security pact with the u.s. until new conditions are met. hamid karzai met on monday with national security advisor susan rice. without an agreement that lays out conditions governing troops all troops might be withdrawn. details are revealed about the sandy hook school shooting. the report concludes lans adam lanza was obsessed with violence and video games. those are the headlines. america's deal with iran gets a mixed review, along with mixed messages from the obama administration and the iranian president. with the two countries not on the same page,
explosive details of bomb makers that made their way to the u.s. consider this - how could the american government let them resettle in america? and paul ryan predict an end to the theatrical budget. will they produce one? >> a rod storms out of an appeals hearing. was it a stunt? welcome to "consider this". we begin with an f.b.i. investigation into the possibility reported by a.b.c. news that several dozen iraqi or african bomb -- iraqi or afghanistan bomb makers could be living in the u.s. f.b.i. agents are working through a warehouse stacked with remains of 100,000. >> -- 100,000. >> eds that could connect the bomb makers with homes in the u.s. it was sparked by the 2009 arrests and convictions of two men living in bowling green, both admitting they had attacked u.s. soldiers as members of al-qaeda and pleaded guilty to supporting terrorism as they shipped various arms to iraqi inurge ents. they vi have been a threat to the homeland, caught on tape about plans to assassinate an army captain that fought in iraq. one said, and i quote, "many things should take place, it
the move devastating. >> thousands of u.s. troops could stay in afghanistan for the next decade if afghan leaders agree to a security pact with the united states. afghan's president said he will not sign the deal until after next year's elections. >> a record-breaking day on wall street. the do you soaring above 16,000. the milestone came after a drop in weekly unemployment games. the markets fuelled by optimism over the strength of the recovery. >> in kansas - the pilot that landed on the wrong airport has reached its destination, the pilot was confused. it should have touched down at an air force base. those are the headlines. "consider this" is next with antonio mora. i'll be back later. you can get the latest news on aljazeera.com. >> the knockout game strads fear around the -- spreads fear around the country. teens are cold-cocking strangers. it's turned deadly four times. how widespread is the problem, what is the best place to stop it. we take you to a place struck by kids playing the game. >> democrats choose a nuclear option, triggering a shift in power. will the mood backfire wi
the light of day in america? the block buster director and sir jackie stewart will join us with that story. >>> i'm antonio mora we begin with this your health and the fda. most people know that transfats can be really bad for you. now the food and drug administration has put out a propos al thaal that could see transfats banned from the diet they raise bad cholesterol and they have no known health benefit or safety limit. to understand the significance of the proposal i'm joined by dean ornis. thiornishi dean great to have you with us what did you think when you heard this announcement today. how big a problem are transfoughtransfatsin the ameri. >> ten years ago i worked with the ceo of mcdonalds to get the transfats out of mcdonald french fries and they raise the issue that french fries are our production. and we did the same thing with pepsi co and they were the first request for that. they took the transfats out of the potato chips and that was ten years ago. it's taken time. but i think transfats are the one thing that all experts agree on. whether it's doctor atkins, but it's the wi
fire for excessive drinking and admitted drug use. he refused to step down, saying he'll go to court to get back his powers. >> nasa's mission to investigate the atmosphere on mars is under way. the "maven" launched today. it will try to discover how mars went from being like earth to a barren desert. "consider this" with antonio mora is next. >> america's midwest struggling and picking up the pieces after a deadly storm. how unusual is it for storms of this magnitude to strike in november. oprah knows a reason president obama's policies are struggling - racism. has the first black president been unfairly targeted or is harsh criticism a relating all presidents face. >> and a launch to mars. >> i'm antonio mora, welcome to "consider this," we begin with communities recovering from killer storms - overseas, in the philippines and the midwest. where people struggle to restart their lives after the farm belt was battered. the skies cleared, tornados killed six people in illinois, two in michigan, injured hundreds in 12 states, leaving tens of thousands homeless or without power. here is
. the u.s. and other world powers are in geneva discussing the nuclear program. both sides say an agreement on limiting nuclear capability in exchange for easing sanctions it possible. >> former president bill clinton is one of 16 given the medal of freedom. others include loreta lynn, ernie banks and television legend oprah winn free. the award was created by john f kennedy. "consider this" is next. i'll be back later. and you can get the latest on aljazeera.com. >> al qaeda in kentucky. explosive details of bomb makers that made their way to the u.s. consider this - how could the american government let them resettle in america? and paul ryan predict an end to the theatrical budget. will they produce one? >> a rod storms out of an appeals hearing. was it a stunt? welcome to "consider this". we begin with an f.b.i. investigation into the possibility reported by a.b.c. news that several dozen iraqi or african bomb -- iraqi or afghanistan bomb makers could be living in the u.s. f.b.i. agents are working through a warehouse stacked with remains of 100,000. >> -- 100,000. >> ed
to violence and we are ignoring young people, it's haunting us. >> the question is we don't know how many of the attacks occurred. new york city police commissioner ray kelly said some victims don't report the attacks because no robbery was involved, and in some cases they may not know what happened. we have 18 reported incidents, seven in new york, two in syracuse, one ties. two in st. louis, one died. one in chicago, who died and another in san diego. new york is the epicentre, there was talk that st. louis was one of the worst places in the past. i know you have a friend who was attacked. what did she say in. >> well, it was a fellow physician. she was walking down a street and surrounded by a group of young men. one swung on her and she avoided the punch and was, instead pushed. but unbeknownst to them this woman studied karate and stayed on her feet. she said, "hey, what are you doing? where are your parents? get out of here. go home. whose taking care of you?" so as a physician she recognised right away that these were young men with no purpose, no academic goals, had nothing to l
it was strong, violent. it displayed upward motion that gave us a clue that it wasn't a weak tornado, but it was a stronger one. we could see the debris inside the tornado that told us it was time. >> i know you guys know what you are doing. when you see storms of this magnitude you must get nervous. danger? >> i little bit in the beginning. when we had a visual it popped out of the rain. we didn't see it develop. it was ongoing for 10 minutes. when you see the tornado and you know they are moving fast and they are string. there's a bit of nervousness in the beginning before you are able to gauge the path and figure out where it's going. then and there we were a little nervous, we were focused and calm and made sure it wouldn't hit us. >> according to the chicago weather center illinois had 194 tornado warnings. more than half - 101 went out just on sunday. storm. >> it was absolutely an unusual storm, but gives way to the fact that the national weather service have done on excellent job over the last couple of years of improving the forecast models and accuracy and manner. >> a lot
. >> the face of flying is about to change. a merger has been signed off between american airlines and u.s. airways. it will make it the world's biggest. >> organizations recommending guidelines to double the amount of americans taking stattens. doctors are asked to consider more factors like smoking, high blood pressure. and family history. they are asked to diagnosis regardless of levels. >> the state legislature passed the bill in hawaii for same-sex marriage. it will boost tourism by $217 million. those are the headlines. "consider this" is up next. get the latest news on lines at aljazeera.com. >> desperation is growing by the hour in the philippines five days after enduring the terrifying typhoon. survivors are struggling to get food and water. consider this, with so much death and destruction, what is happening with the hampered relief efforts. >> is bill clinton undermining the white house on health care? we'll look at the building tensions in the democratic party over obamacare. >> is the new face of alcoholism female? the surprising number of women who are struggling with the bot
, and you can always find us online at www.aljazeera.com. have a good weekend, and we'll see you at 11:00. ♪ ♪ >> the fda takes hefty action on obesity proposing to phase out all trans-fats. the move could prevent 20,000 heart attacks and 7,000 death as year. consider this while lives will be saved almost 600,000 americans die every year from heart disease. so is this just a band aid on a far larger problem? also the mind-blowing sport that requires a lot of courage and not much gear. this is free solo climbing, scaling a mountain without a rope to us non-climbers. the best free soloist in the world will tell us what it's like to climb a mound with nothing but your bear hands and some chalk. >>> and roman polanski made a film with racing legend sir jackie stewart when they were both in their prime. why did it not see the light of day in america. we're joined with story. i'm antonio mora. we begin with your health and the fda. most people know artificial trans fats apparently eye are dodgpartially hydrogenatehydrogd for you. now the fda could see trans fats effectively banned from t
and the website had problems and as bill you said, the enrollment is so much less than expected, the u.s. senators are now trying to make sure they keep the senate going into the 2014 election. they have other fish to fry, not just going after obama. this is the first time we've heard publicly the president speak about president obama since double down came out, the book last week, where there were perhaps some unflattering things said about bill clinton, alleged to have been said by president obama. there is this history. i don't think you can ignore the fact that there was hillary care before obamacare and in 2016, hillary clinton is going to run for president and this is the biggest booster. >> dianne feinstein said she'll co sponsor a bill allowing people to keep their insurance indefinitely. senator of west virginia working on delaying fines. we've got democrats who are endangered next year in their elections who have gone to the white house and called the approximate the to task on all this. is there something brewing within the democratic party on obamacare? >> it's called terror. what's ha
a lot of courage and not much gear. this is free solo climbing, scaling a mountain without a rope to us non-climbers. the best free soloist in the world will tell us what it's like to climb a mound with nothing but your bear hands and some chalk. >>> and roman polanski made a film with racing legend sir jackie stewart when they were both in their prime. why did it not see the light of day in america. we're joined with story. i'm antonio mora. we begin with your health and the fda. most people know artificial trans fats apparently eye are dodg partially hydrogenathydrogenated for you. now the fda could see trans fats effectively banned from the american diet. it raises levels of bad cholesterol and lowers levels of good cholesterol increasing the risk of a heart attack. they have no known health benefit or safety limit. to understand the significance of the fda's proposal i'm delighted to be joined by founder and president of the preventive medicine research institute, clinical professor of medicine at university o univerf california san francisco, and author of books, "the spectrum." de
by israel and western nations. the u.s. had behind the scenes contact with the plo. arafat shook hands with the israeli prime minister on the white house lawn. over the neck decade arafat returned to the gaza and the west bank, but his relationship with israel and the u.s. deteriorated particularly after the start of the palestinian uprising in 2000. israel again saw him as a terrorist and washington would have little to do with him. for more on this i'm joine joined by these two guests. great to have you both with us amed what was your response when you heard the news. it was suspected that there was poispoisoning in 2005. >> i was not surpriced. this is the biggest non-story story of there was the investigation of al geeze and theala al gatheal .the questions that really mattr remain at lark. what the -- large. and what the motive and who did this. without that there is no accountability. the fingers have long basketbaln pointed in israel and the other leadership. the most important thing to focus on is account ability. the time frame limits us in terms of being five years ago. >> an
don't have access to a car. a trip for groceries used to involve taking a couple of buses. >> there was no where in chester where you could get a head of lettuce. it's a new model to deal with urban areas. >> i don't have any real estate costs. i don't have a rent or mortgage payment to make. that helps me keep the costs low. >> 60% of the shop pers receive food stamps. >> they also receive a 7% credit every time they make payment. the store also provides access to social services. we are negotiating for prenait y'alpreflitprenatalscreening an. >> the goal was to provide easy access to food for a community that are in need. the shoppers tell me they feel safe shopping here. lisa hem helps her god daughtero take care of her three children. >> the most important of you all it's safe. >> chester's crime rate is three times higher than the national average am th and the schools rs the worst in the state. they hope that this may be the first part of chester's renewal. a community of this size of 30,000 people without a supermarket says something about the decay of the communit
people enrolled in the program after the first two days. the use it or loose it roll for flexible health spending accounts is being eased. a change lets you carry over up to $500 in the next year without penalty. and the president of iraq saying thursday that there is change that is needed. this is the first time that the prime minister has gone to washington since u.s. troops pulled out of iraq who years ago. secretary of state john kerry now admitting that some u.s. surveillance went too far, but he says no innocent people were hurt in the process. kerry visits egypt on sunday. severe storms tearing through the middle of the country overnight, in kentucky strong winds ripping the roof after of a shopping center there. that severe weather now headed east. those are your headlines, "consider this" is next. and 24 hours a day check us out at aljazeera.com. cut nearly 1 in 7 americans rely on them to eat. but consider this with so many americans on food stamps can the country afford them? >>> and a first hand look at the egyptian revolution. we'll talk to two people who braved arrests and
. the pact calls for extending the presence of some u.s. troops. 15,000 foreign troops could remain in the country through 2014. >> in latvia 12 are dead after a supermarket collapse. the store is in the northern part of the country. the roof caved in around 6 local time. dozens are trapped. sniffer dogs are searching for survivors. no word on what caused the collapse. two firefighters are among the dead. >> on capitol hill, a new way of doing business. senate democrats use the options. it's making it easier to appoint presidential nominees. republicans call it devastating. >> in london - three women held captive in a home for 30 years. the two suspects were freed on bail after questioning. >> on wall street a new milestone for the dow. those are the headlines. "consider this" coming up next on al jazeera america. teens are cold-cocking strangers. it's turned deadly four times. how widespread is the problem, what is the best place to stop it. we take you to a place struck by kids playing the game. >> democrats choose a nuclear option, triggering a shift in power. will the mood backf
to keep u.s. troops in the region after next year. >>> as many as 30 people are feared dead after a sailboat capsized off of the coast of the h bah -- bahamas. survivors say the boat was overloaded. >>> those are the headlines. i'm david shuster. "consider this" is up next. and you can always get the latest online at aljazeera.com. [♪ theme music ] >> this is the conventional wisdom on minimum wage wrong? some conservatives are coming out against the logic. consider this, why is a long-time republican fighting for a minimum wage hike. also leaders from all sides have spoken on the us-iran deal, but what about the world on the street in iran? >>> also how are airlines dealing with the major storm on one of the busiest travel days of the year. and george clooney sounds off on electric cars. hello, i'm antonio mora, welcome to "consider this." does raising minimum wage boost some workers earnings while stopping others from finding a job. joining me now from pal low altoe, california is ron unz, a former candidate for governor of california. he submitted a proposal for a ballot init
used tear gas and water canons to disperse crowds. a student was killed in the clashes. they protested over 21 women and girls sentenced to up to 11 years in prison. >> afghanistan's president says a young child was killed and two women wounded in an airstrake in southern afghanistan. hamid karzai blames america and said if the attacks continue it gives him more reason to not sign a security agreement with the united states. >> we have been keeping an eye on comet ison. astronomers hoped for a bright visible streak across the sti next month. the comet broke apart. an-astro physicist says it's the end for ison. >> black friday is keeping in to thanksgiving. stores are opening early. some stores have been banned from opening. those are the headlines. "consider this" is up next. happy thanksgiving and a happy hanukah from all of us here at al jazeera america. >> every day 22 veterans take their lives. despite progress on any given night there are more than 55,000 homeless veterans. "consider this" as families across the country gather to give thanks, are we failing those we should be than
to use most electronic devices throughout flights, during takeoff and landing. passengers will not be allowed to make phone calls or access the internet. airlines will conduct a safety review before they take effect. those are the headlines - "consider this" is up next on al jazeera america. we'll talk to two people who braved arrests and crackdowns to document all of it. >>> and youtube hosts its first music video awards. it is just a matter of time before the website replaces mtv as the home for music. >>> 47 million americans will receive less money for groceries starting tomorrow. but the people enrolled in the program has soared, more than doubling since 2007, leaving many to question whether the program has grown too quickly and simply costs too much. but courtney keeley looks at the impact on low income families. >> you know, it's hard. >> reporter: 70-year-old abraham nicholsons says the cuts to snap will be devastating. >> nobody says i can make it. this will be all right. will. >> reporter: he says his food stamps already don't stretch enough to feed him every mo
are expected to delay thanksgiving travel for millions of americans. the storm system slammed the western u.s. this week and is blamed for the deaths of at least 12 people. >> the nation's high court takes on a case in relation to birth control and the base. birth control is mandated under affordable care act. >> a boat overturned in the bahamas. 30 people are feared dead. the u.s. coast guard released this video showing 100 hatians clipping to the hull of boat. authorities said there has been an increase in the number of hatians trying to cross the waters separating the dominican republic to puerto rico. >> pope francis called capitalism tieriny. the church should focus on poverty, education and health care. those are the headlines - "consider this" is up next on al jazeera america. dealing with the major storm on one of the busiest travel days of the year. and george clooney sounds off on electric cars. hello, i'm antonio mora, welcome to "consider this." does raising minimum wage boost some workers earnings while stopping others from finding a job. joining me now from pal low altoe, califo
to listen to music or a read a book on flights. you will be able to use your phone for everything except for making calls and sending text messages. your lab top will have to stay off during takeover and landing. "consider this" with antonio mora is next. and remember you can always get the latest news on aljazeera.com. ♪ >> food stamp funding set to be cut nearly 1 in 7 americans rely on them to eat. but consider this with so many americans on food stamps can the country afford them? >>> and a first hand look at the egyptian revolution. we'll talk to two people who braved arrests and crackdowns to document all of it. >>> and youtube hosts its first music video awards. it is just a matter of time before the website replaces mtv as the home for music. >>> 47 million americans will receive less money for groceries starting tomorrow. but the people enrolled in the program has soared, more than doubling since 2007, leaving many to question whether the program has grown too quickly and simply costs too much. but courtney keeley looks at the impact on low income families. >> you know, it's h
and resident scholar at the think tank, third way. with us from los angeles, al jazeera america political contributor michael shore, great to have you back. bill, you said it last night, the democrats are now in full terror over the issues with obamacare. until now, they had shown pretty ruthless party discipline sticking to supporting the president. that cracked right open with president clinton and dick today. >>> that's right. sam yellow johnson once said, the prospect of being hanged concentrates the mind wonderfully. the hanging is next year's mid-term. they are terrified the whole plan is going to fall apart, voters are going to be enraged, insurance premiums will go up. unless something is done to fix this, mary landrieu is next up for re-election. several senators are pushing hard to make changes in this program very quickly. they are putting a lot of administration. >> michael, that was not the ones that were up for reelection next year. you have some liberal senators and congressmen who were th threatened calling for fixes and for something to be done about that obama promise th
. jessica shankelman, we appreciate your joining us. >>> the u.n. conversation that that -- conference that has failed to address, environmentalists, published an open letter, it read in partly, "continued operation to nuclear powerspower power threatens, safer nuclear power systems. for more i'm joined by michael shellenberger, michael great to have you back. i want to start by asking you tell us who these four scientists are and why is this letter important? >> well, the climate executive vice president who is the most famous is dr. james hansen, a former nasa climate scientist. he is the scientist who brought the world's attention to global warming, along with al gore who he has been close with over the last couple of decades. the others are well regarded in their own right, dr. tom wigley, the most cited climate scientists, dr. kerrie emanuel, an expert in global warming and hurricanes and dr. ken cordera, what happens to the oceans when they're forced to absorb so much more carbon. >> this year global carbon emissions are supposed to hit a record 36 billion tons. china leads the w
spoke to us in that time past with a vitality and sense of purpose such that we have never heard before. >>> there are signs that there may soon be deals over iran's nuclear program. talks are down to the last few moments. secretary of state john kerry has gone to geneva to attend the talks personally. >>> wall street has set no signs of losin losing system. the 40 time this year that wall street has set an all time high. strongest time historically for stocks. those are the headlines. consider this with antonio mora is up next and remember you can always get the latest news on aljazeera.com. >> as the world's environmentalists close a contentious conference in warsaw, combating climate change, how were the cases of 6,000 reportedly abused children ignored? plus 50 years after jfk's assassination we'll look back at his life through pictures from kitty kelly. >>> we'll enter the tiny house movement. hello i'm antonio mora. welcome to consider this. we begin with climate change and nuclear power. warsaw, poland, after two weeks of talks, division from industrial powers and developing nati
to us. thank you very much for joining us tonight. ranisha mcbride's family must be relieved that mr. wafer was charged today. >> very, very pleased. these were the proper charges to be brought. we've waited two weeks as you've just stated but the prosecutor with the help of the michigan state police and the dearborn heights police department and her own investigators revealed that this was an unjustifiable homicide, that this was second degree murder. >> this is what we know about minimum about wafer so far. he has worked at the detroit airport for ten years, reportedly takes care of his mother and hasn't been in trouble with the law since two driving incidents 20 years ago. this is what you said about him after the shooting. >> i think this was human, human profiling. he did not value life. >> what did you mean about that exactly? >> what i meant by that was, he didn't value life. there have been questions raised as to whether or not this was racial profiling. this was human profiling. he just didn't value the life. he was in his home. the door was locked. the screen door was locke
all sides have spoken on the us-iran deal, but what about the world on the street in iran? >>> also how are airlines dealing with the major storm on one of the busiest travel days of the year. and george clooney sounds off on electric cars. hello, i'm antonio mora, welcome to "consider this." does raising minimum wage boost some workers earnings while stopping others from finding a job. joining me now from pal low altoe, california is ron unz, a former candidate for governor of california. he submitted a proposal for a ballot initiative to raise the minimum raise to the secretary of state in california on tuesday. thank you for joining us. you are pushing to raise to $10 an hour by 2014. you have been arguing for this for a couple of years now, but it is not the conservative position. >> i think it should be. if workers are paid a sufficiently good wage by their employers, they won't need to receive social benefits from their employers. >> why do we need a ballot initiative. jerry brown has signed into law a couple of minimum wage raises. why do we need to go higher? >> well, i was
during the extended hours. >>> you can find us online at aljazeera.com. have a great holiday weekend. >> companies claim their $99 dna tests can tell you everything from where your ancestors came from to potential health concerns. but consider this, why is the government telling the maker of the home made dna kits to stop marketing? >>> kitty kelly looks back on her 30 years of writing unauthorized biographies. ings amazon.com, why doant it turn a huge profit? >>> the government has gotten involved telling the leading company in direct to consumer in home dna testing to suspend all marketing and advertising efforts. is this a case of consumer protection or yet another instance of government overregulating a new industry? ronald bailey, correspondent for are reason magazine. and stanford law professor hank gregreeley. 23 and me is the most successful dna company, they look at over 200 diseases and conditions. it markets itself as the first step in the prevention and mitigation of a series of these diseases. so the question is why is the fda telling them not to market this product? >>
will be in the care of his will be in the care of his family and the rest of us for family and the rest of us for the rest of his life. the rest of his life. not a very happy story. not a very happy story. >> it's a powerful book and >> it's a powerful book and brings home the terrible cost of brings home the terrible cost of war. war. ann jones, thank you. ann jones, thank you. the book is they were soldiers. the book is they were soldiers. >> coming up you may remember >> coming up you may remember what happened after michael what happened after michael dukakis went for a ride in a dukakis went for a ride in a tank. tank. we'll explain the biggest we'll explain the biggest blunder in blunder in military issues. military issues. and and we have social we have social issues coming issues coming up up with with harmeli aregawi. harmeli aregawi. >> join in the conversation on >> join in the conversation on facebook and twitter. facebook and twitter. power power of the people until we restore of the people until we restore our freedoms and rig >> nothing brings a lofty >> nothing brings a lofty
. afghans say they have reached an agreement with the u.s. on a framework that includes a long-term substantial military presence. that had lead to concerns that we may have troops in afghanistan for many years to come. joining me now to discuss that involvement in afghanistan are christine fair, assistant professor at the center for peace and security studies at georgetown university. she served as a political officer to the united nations assistance mission to afghanistan in kabul. also joining us from washington, d.c. is pj clark former assistant secretary of state. great to have you both with us. the u.s. and the afghanistan government met on talks of what happens after 2014. and president obama agreed to apologize for mistakes made during the war as a condition for american troops to keep operating there over the next decade. but then we say susan rice say there was no apology. >> there is not a need for the united states to apologize to afghanistan. quite the contrary. that is not on the table. >> what is going on here, pj? >> i think it's the art of diplomacy, antonio. c
to make sure that the people using them are going to understand the results and act on them appropriately. those are two concerns that i think the fda legitimately has with 23 and me. >> the fda says the company hasn't proven the devices to be accurate or reliable enough to get their approval at least not yet. ron what do you say about that? what kind of accuracy have these kits had? >> first of all, hank is right. the fda does have the jurisdiction over these devices but would i suggest they are moving a little hand fistedly, locking down the hammer two quickly. there's one way to do it, one is analytic accuracy, would you get the same results? in that regard they're extremely accurate. the particular biochip that the company uses is by the company illumina, validated time and time again. another is called clinical validity. where the fda is more concerned. basically, when the company he says that you have this particular -- says you have this particular result does it mean anything in regard to your health for sure, is there anything you can do about it? and the answer is in most cases
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